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“Woman Evolve” by Sarah Jakes Roberts passes 100K copies sold

(Nashville, Tenn.)W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, today announced that Woman Evolve: Break Up with Your Fears and Revolutionize Your Life by Sarah Jakes Roberts surpassed 100,000 copies sold in print, digital and audio formats. The book was an instant success and appeared bestseller lists including New York Times, Publishers Weekly, and USA Today. The book debuted as #1 on the Evangelical Christian Publishing Association’s Top 50 bestsellers list for May 2021.

In Woman Evolve, Roberts explores how Eve became the first woman to deal with rebuilding her life in the aftermath of her past in the Garden of Eden. Roberts helps readers grapple with their own past mistakes and focus not on who they were but rather the pursuit of who they can become. Woman Evolve is her fifth book release.

Roberts is an entrepreneur, media personality and author. She is the daughter of Bishop T.D. Jakes and Mrs. Serita Jakes and co-pastors a dynamic community of artists and professionals in Hollywood alongside her husband, Touré Roberts.

“I’m so grateful to see this book positively impacting lives,” said Roberts. “I look forward to continuing the momentum and infiltrating communities across the world with this message. We’ll continue to leave no woman behind.”

“It is such an honor to publish this powerful book in partnership with Sarah,” said Damon Reiss, v-p and publisher, W Publishing Group. “May this book encourage, strengthen, and free many readers. May they evolve into what God has for them. This isn’t just about publishing books—it’s about transforming lives.

Roberts is represented by Jan Miller of Dupree Miller & Associates.

Thomas Nelson is a world leading publisher and provider of Christian content and has been providing readers with quality inspirational product for more than 200 years. As part of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc., the publishing group provides multiple formats of award-winning Bibles, books, gift books, cookbooks, curriculum and digital content, with distribution of its products in more than 100 countries. Thomas Nelson is headquartered in Nashville, TN. For additional information visit

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